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New Angel Huston Street a short reliever with long-term aspirations
New Angel Huston Street a short reliever with long-term aspirations

New Angels closer Huston Street is in the final year of a five-year, $36-million contract that includes a $7-million team option for next season, but he does not view himself as a temporary solution for a club that has had trouble locking down the ninth inning in recent years. Asked before Saturday night's game against the Seattle Mariners if he envisions himself remaining in Anaheim beyond 2015, the 30-year-old right-hander didn't hesitate. "Absolutely," said Street, who was acquired Friday night in a six-player trade with San Diego. "I told the Padres that this was a place I would welcome going to because you have a good chance to win a championship." ...

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